Assembly of Governments

September 20, 2007

7:30 – 9:30 PM

Southern Human Services Center

Chapel Hill, NC



Call to Order/Introductions/Opening Comments


          Abstract for Assembly of Governments Discussion Items


1)      Regional Water Resources Use and Preservation


a.         Potential Joint Use of OWASA-Owned Jordan Lake Intake Site by Chatham County and OWASA

b.         OWASA Presentation on City of Durham’s Request for OWASA to Provide Wastewater Collection Service for 57 Residential Lots in the Blenheim Woods Subdivision


2)           Review of Revenue Options Available to County to Replace Sales Tax and Other County Revenues to be Taken by the State (including Lost and New Revenue Sources and Amounts and Options Available to Orange County by Referendum)


3)           Land Trust Affordable Housing Task Force


4)           Review of Homestead Tax Exemptions Enacted by 2007 Legislature


5)           Potential Regional Transportation Initiatives between Chatham/ Orange/Alamance Counties, Chapel Hill Transit and Town of Pittsboro


6)      Written Updates


a.         Agricultural Support Enterprises Development

b.         Land Use Planning

§            County Comprehensive Plan Update Phase I

§            Efland Area

§            Town of Hillsborough/Orange County Strategic Growth Plan Phase II

§            Transfer of Development Rights (TDR) or Strategic Growth and Rural Conservation (SGRC)

c.          Jordan Lake Nutrient Rules Update

d.         Daniel Boone Property Redevelopment Update


7)           Adjournment